Advert ID: 20006756
Watarru Indigenous Protected Area Coordinator
APY Land Management
Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands, SA
Level 3, Full-time
Working with Anangu in spectacular country, the position uses traditional ecological knowledge and contemporary land management practices to deliver the management of the Watarru IPA and other land management functions.
The position works under the guidance of the Land Management Program Manager and implements the annual works program which has been developed from the IPA working on country plan and the IPA Steering Committee.
The Watarru IPA coordination is with a community that is not living in the area full time and so this role also helps coordinate the very important protected area planning and steering committee program across the APY. You manage the projects field activities and liaison with the IPA Steering Committee and manage the rangers for the Watarru area.
You will be required to support the development of the protected area plans across the APY through contractors and supporting the other coordinators ensure that the different Steering Committees meet on a regular basis. At times you may work in other Land Management areas.
Regular liaison with traditional owners, IPA rangers, the Warru coordinator land management staff and contractors is required.
Note this is a physically demanding role requiring long walks over rugged terrain, and may require carrying knapsacks and working in harsh conditions and some camping out. There is also a high percentage of time driving in 4WD vehicles over rugged areas.
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Position Description - APY- Watarru IPA Coordinator.pdf